Interviews

Weekly feature introducing you to film professionals from all over Europe sorted by name.

7587 interviews available in total starting from 14/05/2002. Last updated on 13/06/2024. 573 interviews inserted in the last 12 months.

 
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John Webster  • Director of Eye to Eye

“The impossible can happen”

John Webster • Director of Eye to Eye

We talked to John Webster, the director of Eye to Eye, which has world-premiered at this year’s edition of...  

03/02/2020 | DocPoint 2020

Producers on the Move 2011 - Switzerland

Dan Wechsler • Bord Cadre films

Dan Wechsler founded Bord Cadre films in 2004 with Laurent Nègre. He has recently co-produced Cristi...  

09/07/2011

Luna Wedler • Actress

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Luna Wedler • Actress

BERLIN 2018: We have chatted to Luna Wedler, the Swiss participant in the 2018 Shooting Stars, about her...  

22/02/2018 | European Shooting Stars 2018

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Apichatpong Weerasethakul • Director

Cineuropa interviewed Weerasethakul at the 51st Thessaloniki International Film Festival, which held a...  

Mareike Wegener  • Producer, Petrolio Film

“Art can support change”

Mareike Wegener • Producer, Petrolio Film

The Emerging Producer from Germany explains how she produces films to create space for as much artistic...  

14/03/2023 | Emerging Producers 2023

Florian Weghorn  • Programme manager, Berlinale Talents

“Berlinale Talents is an initiative in permanent flux”

Florian Weghorn • Programme manager, Berlinale Talents

BERLIN 2019: We caught up with Florian Weghorn, Berlinale Talents programme manager, to take stock of this...  

21/02/2019 | Berlinale 2019 | EFM

Nazira Abzalova, Karin Wegsjö • Directors of If Everyone Just Leaves

“If society doesn’t trust you, how can you trust it back?”

Nazira Abzalova, Karin Wegsjö • Directors of If Everyone Just Leaves

In their film, which won Göteborg’s Angelo Award, the directorial duo shows what happens to communities if...  

06/02/2024 | Göteborg 2024

Christian Krönes and Florian Weigensamer  • Directors of A Jewish Life

“We made this film because there is a new type of political leader taking over”

Christian Krönes and Florian Weigensamer • Directors of A Jewish Life

The Austrian directors unpick their latest Docaviv-screened documentary and the process behind making it...  

07/07/2021 | Docaviv 2021

Christoph Gröner, Julia Weigl • Festival director/CEO/artistic co-director, and artistic co-director, Filmfest München

“We want to be perceived as the number-one platform for German filmmaking, both in Germany and internationally”

Christoph Gröner, Julia Weigl • Festival director/CEO/artistic co-director, and artistic co-director, Filmfest München

The artistic co-directors of the prominent Bavarian gathering offer a first glimpse of the upcoming...  

20/05/2024 | Filmfest München 2024

Films without borders

Maja Weiss - Director

22/08/2005

Ina Weisse • Director

“Music will be at the centre of my new project”

Ina Weisse • Director

German Films interviewed Ina Weisse, who is now preparing to shoot for her second feature, Das Vorspiel,...  

26/06/2018

Ina Weisse • Director of The Audition

“Anna is concerned about the boy, but ultimately, she is more concerned about herself”

Ina Weisse • Director of The Audition

We talked to German actress, screenwriter and director Ina Weisse about her latest film The Audition,...  

12/09/2019 | Toronto 2019 | Discovery

Frans Weisz  • Director

“This film has taken me to many countries, more than any of my other films”

Frans Weisz • Director

Dutch director Frans Weisz presented his family film Finn at the London Film Festival. Cineuropa spoke to him  

20/10/2014

Aylin Tezel and Yvonne Wellie • Director and producer of Falling into Place

"I think there is a form of magic in films with small budgets"

Aylin Tezel and Yvonne Wellie • Director and producer of Falling into Place

We met up with the makers of this multi-layered love story set in Scotland and the UK  

21/11/2023 | Black Nights 2023 | First Feature Competition

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Linda Wendel • Director
"Social barriers and the eternal battle of the sexes"

Miss Julie is Linda Wendel's eighth feature film, based on August Strindberg's Miss Julie. The Danish...  

"Cinema must portray real life"

Wim Wenders

After three films about music, the German director’s next film is a western. He’s also this year’s...  

16/05/2003

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